im·​per·​cip·​i·​ence ˌim-pər-ˈsi-pē-ən(t)s How to pronounce impercipience (audio)
: the quality or state of being imperceptive
impercipient adjective

Word History

First Known Use

1891, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of impercipience was in 1891

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Cite this Entry

“Impercipience.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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